Gary L. Clayman, DMD, MD FACS is the Alando J. Ballantyne Distinguished Chair of Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, where he also serves as the Medical Director for Health Care Providers. Dr. Clayman graduated from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry as well as Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine.
Recognized nationally and internationally for his expertise in the surgical management of thyroid malignancies, he is actively involved in basic, translational, and clinical research of thyroid cancer and is the author of more than 200 scholarly publications in his field. Dr. Clayman lectures worldwide and has consistently been named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly as well as one of the Best Doctors in America for over thirteen consecutive years. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards.
For the past three decades, Dr. Clayman has counseled numerous patients and health-seeking individuals regarding nutrition, supplementation and exercise. Live It is the culmination of Dr. Clayman’s interest and passion in sharing a sustainable and concise method to set, reach and keep nutritional and exercise wellness goals so people of all ages can live their lives healthier, happier, longer.
Dr. Clayman is the co-author of the Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery and the author of Live It: A Diet and Exercise Program for Permanent Weight Loss, Disease Prevention, Longevity and Joyous Living, available on-line on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Dr. Clayman lives with his beautiful wife, Miky, and their three children, Beau, Ellie and Chase, in Houston, Texas.